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Star Trek news, in podcast form. Every weekday. The only Star Trek podcast you need to start your day right. Hosted by Alison Pitt and part of the Roddenberry Podcast Network. Daily Star Trek News is the best resource for the latest news - daily! - from Star Trek new and classic, plus updates on the franchise from CBS and Paramount, and from Trek-adjacent shows like The Orville and Galaxy Quest.

Star Trek news, in podcast form. Every weekday. The only Star Trek podcast you need to start your day right. Hosted by Alison Pitt and part of the Roddenberry Podcast Network. Daily Star Trek News is the best resource for the latest news - daily! - from Star Trek new and classic, plus updates on the franchise from CBS and Paramount, and from Trek-adjacent shows like The Orville and Galaxy Quest.

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Star Trek news, in podcast form. Every weekday. The only Star Trek podcast you need to start your day right. Hosted by Alison Pitt and part of the Roddenberry Podcast Network. Daily Star Trek News is the best resource for the latest news - daily! - from Star Trek new and classic, plus updates on the franchise from CBS and Paramount, and from Trek-adjacent shows like The Orville and Galaxy Quest.

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English


Episodes

INTERVIEW, part 1: Walter Koenig on his book: Beaming Up and Getting Off: Life Before and Beyond Star Trek

3/5/2021
Walter Koenig joined me to talk about his updated memoir, Beaming Up and Getting Off: Life Before and Beyond Star Trek. In part 1, we cover Hollywood then and now (and why he broke into a studio to help kickstart his career); his "Trekkie run" notes for Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan; and whether he considers himself a Star Trek fan. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek...

Duration:00:22:29

32nd century ships come to Star Trek Online! Plus Lower Decks on Blu-ray and DVD, and events

3/4/2021
32nd century ships arrive in Star Trek Online with the Janeway Class Command Science Vessel; Star Trek: Lower Decks is coming to Blu-ray and DVD in May; and the weekend’s Star Trek events. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts: https://podcasts.roddenberry.com Website: https://www.dailystartreknews.com Email: info@dailystartreknews.com Twitter and Instagram:...

Duration:00:10:33

Star Trek: Year Five's finale is coming in May! Plus San Diego Comic-Con is going virtual again, and this week's history

3/3/2021
IDW’s Star Trek: Year Five comic series is coming to an end starting in May; San Diego Comic-Con is going virtual again for 2021; and this week in Star Trek history. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts: https://podcasts.roddenberry.com Website: https://www.dailystartreknews.com Email: info@dailystartreknews.com Twitter and Instagram: @dailytreknews

Duration:00:08:16

Star Trek: Voyager documentary smashes first-day Indiegogo goal! Plus Sirtis moves to UK, and trivia

3/2/2021
The crowdfunding campaign for the Star Trek: Voyager documentary takes off at warp speed; Marina Sirtis has left America for the U.K.; and this week’s Trek Trivia. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts: https://podcasts.roddenberry.com Website: https://www.dailystartreknews.com Email: info@dailystartreknews.com Twitter and Instagram: @dailytreknews

Duration:00:08:00

Star Trek denounces AAPI violence; James Darren remembers "Badda-Bing, Badda-Bang"; and Walter Koenig on his memoirs

3/1/2021
Star Trek denounces violence against Asian Americans and asks fans to stand with the AAPI community; James Darren remembers “the good times” filming “Badda-Bing, Badda-Bang”; and Walter Koenig has a few words about Hollywood, social justice, and of course, Star Trek. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts: https://podcasts.roddenberry.com Website:...

Duration:00:09:54

The Star Trek Universe is done expanding - for now! Plus Trek-themed Lionel trains, and this week's trivia

2/26/2021
The Section 31 show is on a back burner as Kurtzman et al have no plans to expand the Star Trek Universe - for now; Lionel Trains is expanding their Star Trek offering with Q, Deep Space Nine and Voyager; and the answer to Tuesday’s trivia question. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For...

Duration:00:08:20

Star Trek: Prodigy first look! Plus Paramount+ pricing and new Discovery and Lower Decks seasons in 2021

2/25/2021
Rounding up the news from yesterday’s ViacomCBS investor call, including a first look at Star Trek: Prodigy, news on upcoming releases for 2021, and that all important Paramount+ PRICING. Plus the weekend’s virtual Star Trek events...it’s a big show kids, so stay tuned. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or...

Duration:00:13:08

Star Trek: Picard director Culpepper on breaking barriers! Plus MUAHS nomination and Tawny Newsome's birthday

2/24/2021
Star Trek: Picard director Hanelle Culpepper reflects on her barrier-breaking career in a column for Deadline; the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild nominate Picard for an award; and a little Star Trek history. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts:...

Duration:00:09:52

NASA Mars Perseverance rover's Mohan was inspired by Star Trek! Plus Orville flags on the ISS and UFP trivia

2/23/2021
It’s a space theme: a direct line from Star Trek to Mars Perseverance, through the voice of Swati Mohan; a payload of The Orville’s Planetary Union flags have just landed on the I.S.S.; and a little UFP-themed trivia. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts:...

Duration:00:09:58

New Star Trek book and trilogy coming from veteran authors; plus McFadden, Picardo and Mulgrew get COVID-19 vaccine boosters

2/22/2021
Star Trek book news with the upcoming TOS adventure Living Memory and the trilogy Star Trek: Coda from David Mack, James Swallow and Dayton Ward; plus three Trek alumni get their second COVID-19 shots. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts: https://podcasts.roddenberry.com Website: https://www.dailystartreknews.com Email: info@dailystartreknews.com Twitter and...

Duration:00:09:16

More details of Gates McFadden's upcoming podcast, 'Who Do You Think You Are?' Plus Spiner's advice to Stewart, and Star Trek trivia

2/19/2021
Details of Gates McFadden’s new podcast Who Do You Think You Are? coming soon from The Nacelle Company; Brent Spiner offers Sir Patrick Stewart some character advice ahead of Star Trek: Picard season 2; and the answer to Tuesday’s trivia question. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts: https://podcasts.roddenberry.com Website:...

Duration:00:08:28

Star Trek: Picard season 2 is starting up! Plus WonderCon goes virtual, and this weekend's events

2/18/2021
Evidence mounts that Star Trek: Picard season 2 is in production; WonderCon has announced it’ll be all virtual this year; and the weekend’s virtual Star Trek events. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts: https://podcasts.roddenberry.com Website: https://www.dailystartreknews.com Email: info@dailystartreknews.com Twitter and Instagram: @dailytreknews

Duration:00:09:20

Deep Space Nine Illustrated Handbook! Plus Star Trek: Discovery: Wonderlands, and a bit of history

2/17/2021
It’s a book-a-palooza, with two new books you’ll want to know about: Hero Collector’s new Deep Space Nine Illustrated Handbook takes you inside Star Trek’s famous station; Una McCormack’s newest, Star Trek: Discovery: Wonderlands, explores Michael Burnham’s year alone in the 32nd century; plus a bit of Star Trek history. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts:...

Duration:00:07:44

The Outrageous Okona is coming to Star Trek: Prodigy! Plus Strange New Worlds starts soon; and Women Make Trek project

2/16/2021
Actor Billy Campbell reveals that his character, the Outrageous Okona, will make an appearance in Star Trek: Prodigy; Star Trek: Strange New Worlds is due to start filming this week in Toronto; new fan initiative Women Make Trek debuts this week; and this week’s Trek Trivia. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts: https://podcasts.roddenberry.com Website:...

Duration:00:11:01

Scopely release Star Trek: Kobayashi Maru! Plus a fan builds a bridge and TARDIS, and trivia

2/12/2021
The makers of Star Trek: Fleet Command release a new game pitting you against the Kobayashi Maru simulation; a Star Trek and Doctor Who fan builds sets in his basement and documents it all on YouTube; and the answer to this week’s Trek trivia. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more...

Duration:00:09:39

LeVar Burton is named PEN/Faulkner Literary Champion! Plus Disco does D&D and virtual Star Trek events

2/11/2021
Star Trek and Reading Rainbow star LeVar Burton is named the inaugural PEN/Faulkner Literary Champion; catching up with the Dungeons and Dragons exploits of the Discovery crew; and just a few virtual Star Trek events. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts:...

Duration:00:09:36

Showrunner Paradise reflects on Star Trek: Discovery's "incredible" logistics! Plus Walter Koenig book review and Star Trek history

2/10/2021
Showrunner Michelle Paradise reflects on the “incredible” logistical challenges of creating Star Trek: Discovery; a review of Walter Koenig’s latest book, Beaming Up and Getting Off: Life Before and Beyond Star Trek; and Star Trek history. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great...

Duration:00:10:05

Nichelle Nichols doc heads to digital on Feb. 16! Plus Discovery props and Star Trek trivia

2/9/2021
The Nichelle Nichols documentary Woman in Motion is heading to digital and video on demand; Star Trek: Discovery’s prop maker, Mario Moreira, talks about bringing the show’s tech into the 32nd century; and this week’s Trek Trivia. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek...

Duration:00:09:53

Avaah Blackwell on Star Trek: Discovery's Osnullus AND Lt. Ina! Plus saying goodbye to Christopher Plummer

2/8/2021
The Roddenberry Foundation donates $100k to the Comic-Con Museum; Avaah Blackwell discusses her roles as Osnullus and Lt. Ina in Star Trek: Discovery; and saying goodbye to Star Trek’s General Chang; Christopher Plummer has passed away at the age of 91. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google...

Duration:00:10:11

Stewart stars in Paramount+'s Super Bowl ad! Plus Star Trek stars send messages of love to a dying fan

2/5/2021
Sir Patrick Stewart stars in Paramount+’s Super Bowl ad; Jonathan Frakes and Brent Spiner cheer on a terminally-ill Star Trek fan with Cameo messages; and the answer to Tuesday’s trivia question. Today’s show is sponsored by BetterHelp. Get 10% off your first month of counseling at betterhelp.com/dstn. Support Daily Star Trek News on Patreon: https://patreon.com/dailystartreknews Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts For more great Star Trek podcasts:...

Duration:00:08:03